Property Development Economics

Real Estate Development Economics

This course satisfies the pressing need for non-specialists involved in the development process to apply the economics of property development to development proposals. It offers three levels of knowledge from the basic identification of issues and methods of evaluation through to advanced applications. The learning process is problem-based from the outset and directed by practitioners who are experts in property economics and valuation. Each course is founded on established best practice techniques enabling delegates to put the tools and techniques immediately into use in the workplace.

Who is it for?

This programme of courses is designed for you if you are involved in the economic evaluation of land use plans and development proposals. This includes Planning officers and elected representatives involved in land use planning and development control; real estate economists: environmental
consultants; lawyers; investment advisers.

Summary of course content:

  • Defining and measuring economic viability
  • Real estate markets
  • Property as an asset class
  • Real estate development appraisal
  • Tools for development appraisal
  • Accounting frameworks – foundation
  • Cost benefit analysis – foundation